22 Feb 2021

Day 1 Results: Strandja Boxam Tournament

The first day of 2021 Strandja and Boxam Tournament started today in Sofia, Bulgaria. We saw the emerging star of the 2021 U.S. Olympic team 57 kg Andrea Medina of San Diego, California get yet another international win this time over Sakhsi Sakhsi/IND by way of a 4-1 decision. Medina,

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25 Jan 2021

Brisbane, CA’s Charlie Sheehy Makes USA Boxing’s Olympic Qualification Team

It was announced this morning via a press release that USA Boxing had removed Keyshawn Davis (Alexandria, Va.) from USA Boxing’s Olympic Qualification Team due to the violation of the USA Boxing Athlete Selection Procedures resulting in him being disqualified from participating in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, which as of now

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08 Jan 2021

Amateur Boxer To Watch: Sierra Martinez

As you may know by now, Sierra Martinez is good at boxing. The 2020 USA Boxing Women’s Boxer of the Year – Sierra Martinez, has been making some noise as of late, and 2021 is starting off at a sprinter’s pace, already for the emerging fighter. Recently, the world-level amateur

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13 Dec 2020

12 U.S.A. Amateur Boxers To Watch Heading Into 2021

So who are the young fighters you should take heed of, and put energy towards? This is always a tough question as 1) most people don’t give any love to amateur boxing, 2) often we’re blinded by our love of the sport, and not what is actually happening, and our too

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11 Oct 2020

Jones, Medina, Graham and Torrez Jr., win Gold At Boxam

After a week of international competition, the USA Boxing team will head to France, the second leg of their international competition with some trophies from the 2020 Boxam in CASTELLÓN, Spain. The women certainly did their part as 57 kg Andrea Medina won her gold medal bout via walkover, after

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07 Oct 2020

Team USA Rebounds To 2-1 On Day Two Of Boxam 2020

Since yesterday was not the successful experience one might have wanted, Team USA definitely put the bad experience behind them and made the most of the second day of the Boxam 2020 International amateur boxing tournament in Spain. 57 kg women’s fighter Andrea Medina of San Diego, California dominated in

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21 Apr 2020

Oshae Jones, The Olympian Looking For Gold in Tokyo

Talent emerges from all over the country, but Toledo, Ohio is becoming a hotbed of sorts thanks to Soul City Boxing Gym, as they have produced 2016 Olympian Charles Conwell, and now Oshae Jones is one tournament away from being a fully qualified Olympian as well. The gym started by

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06 Apr 2020

Ernesto “Tito” Mercado to represent Nicaragua in 2021 Olympics

The Southern Californian fighter who made it be an Olympic Alternate at 138 lbs. has foregone the process of continuing a path to Team U.S.A Boxing as Mercado will now represent Nicaragua, for the 2021 Olympic Games. Mercado, who was behind Keyshawn Davis, who holds the current nomination to represent

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10 Mar 2020

USA Boxing postpones Western Qualifiers out of concerns of COVID-19

Boxing has avoided the pandemic so far, but that was not this case after this morning as USA Boxing sent out a release stating that the Western Qualifiers will be postponed to a date announced at a further time due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus. The event which was

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30 Jan 2020

Get To Know The 2020 U.S. Olympic Games Boxing Qualification Team

USA Boxing announced today the 13 boxers who will represent Team USA at the upcoming 2020 Olympic Games Tokyo Boxing Qualification Events, as well as the 13 alternates. A full list can be seen below. The team was announced following the two-stage qualification process that began in December at the 2020

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